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  1. Know where to go if you need more help

    [Workbook]

      English PDF | Workbook home Sometimes no matter how hard you try to fix things yourself, you end up having to call in extra help. Don’t be afraid to reach out. Note: This doesn’t mean giving up control of your mind, body, heart or spirit. You are still ...

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  2. When is substance use a problem? Where can I go for help?

      Back to Ask Us | Email a question to HeretoHelp Ask Us is for readers who want to take charge of their well-being, support a friend or loved one, find good help, or just learn more about mental health and substance use. Here, the information and resourc ...

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  3. Believing in Hope Again

    [Visions Article]

    Overcoming depression and alcohol addiction in a relationship Violeta & Frank Reprinted from "Couples" issue of Visions Journal, 2015, 10 (4), p. 14 In the beginning Violeta: I met Frank nine years ago, when he was working and travelling in ...

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  4. Mental Illness and Alcoholism

    [Visions Article]

    Odds were against me, but surrender to my Higher Power brought the help I needed Mark V. Fernandes Reprinted from "Treatments: What Works?" issue of Visions Journal, 2015, 11 (1), pp. 14-17 Mental illness and alcoholism has run in my family for ...

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  5. Editor's Message

    [Visions Article]

    Sarah Hamid-Balma Reprinted from "Treatments: What Works?" issue of Visions Journal, 2015, 11 (1), p. 4 This issue was voted on by Visions readers as our Recovery subtheme. It was an incredibly challenging one to produce, but now that it’s here ...

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  6. Alcohol Treatments

    [Visions Article]

    What does the evidence tell us? Chantele Joordens, MSc Reprinted from "Treatments: What Works?" issue of Visions Journal, 2015, 11 (1), pp. 23-25 A journal article by leading researchers on alcohol and public health estimates that 4% of the worl ...

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  7. Resources

    [Visions Article]

    Reprinted from "Treatments: What Works?" issue of Visions Journal, 2015, 11 (1), pp. 43 Antidepressant Medication and Antipsychotic Medication booklets www.camh.ca/en/hospital/health_information/a_z_mental_health_and_addiction_information Antide ...

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  8. So a Youth Enters the Door- Now What?

    [Visions Article]

    Teenaged youth who use drugs are more at risk for unprotected sex, violence between people, injuries, overdose and death. 1 Intervention methods to aid youth in recovering from addiction are thus in demand. ...

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  9. Medications Resources

    [Visions Article]

    This list is not comprehensive and does not imply endorsement or resources ...

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  10. Medications Glossary

    [Visions Article]

    Disclaimer: These definitions are adapted from ones found in key literature in the field. We hope they will help readers outside the medications field to better understand some of the terms used in this issue. They are purposely brief and in plain languag ...

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